17th and 18th January, 2017: Mr. Chris Parsons, Chairman, India Practice, Herbert Smith Freehills LLP, delivering lectures.

Mr. Chris Parsons, Chairman, India Practice, Herbert Smith Freehills LLP, delivering lectures on:

  1. Cross Border M&A – The India Story: Three Case Studies;
  2.  Herbert Smith Freehills – “Is It For You” on Tuesday, January 17, 2017.

Mr. Chris Parsons, Chairman, India Practice, Herbert Smith Freehills LLP, India International Law Firm of the Year – Chambers 2016/17 is visiting NLU  Odisha from January 17 – 18, 2017.

Herbert Smith Freehills is a leading global law firm with over 24 offices across Asia Pacific, the UK, Europe, Africa, the Middle East and the US. The firm offers clients a top-tier seamless service across a single global platform and an unparalleled depth of expertise. It provides access to market-leading dispute resolution, projects and transactional legal advice, combined with expertise in a number of global industry sectors, including energy, natural resources, infrastructure, technology and financial services.

Chris Parsons chairs the firm’s India practice and has over a decade’s experience advising on inbound and outbound India M&A. One impressed source says: “He is probably the world’s most experienced lawyer for Indian M&A.”Spending most of his time in  India, a country which has become his second home, Chris is the guiding force behind the global Indian Practice of the firm. Having spent over 30 years at the firm, he has over 10 years experience of adding value to both Indian groups and to global businesses looking to invest in India. He has a deep understanding of the country and can bring this to bear for the benefit of clients. Chris sits on the board of the UK India Business Council the primary body that promotes business relations between the UK and India. He is ranked as a “Senior Statesman” for India by Chambers:  “…he stands out as someone who is dedicated and committed to building business in India”.